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Progess Update, 14 to 20 November 2015

By Louise Seaward, on 20 November 2015

We’re here with another progress update, this time for the period 14 to 20 November 2015.  The Transcribe Bentham volunteers have continued making great progress with their transcriptions.

14,419 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 83 on this time last week’s total. Of these transcripts, 13,533 (94%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed progress chart is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 381 795 47%
Box 2 477 753 63%
Box 4 3 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 169 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 43 266 16%
Box 10 0 459 0%
Box 11 0 480 0%
Box 15 80 814 9%
Box 18 4 193 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 4 193 2%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 399 10%
Box 35 286 439 65%
Box 36 36 419 8%
Box 37 33 487 6%
Box 38 155 427 36%
Box 39 12 284 4%
Box 41 87 572 16%
Box 42 89 910 9%
Box 44 53 202 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 386 940 41%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 77 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 194 442 45%
Box 106 196 581 33%
Box 107 502 538 93%
Box 110 7 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 580 865 67%
Box 117 365 853 42%
Box 118 256 880 29%
Box 119 535 990 54%
Box 120 29 686 4%
Box 121 134 526 25%
Box 122 305 728 42%
Box 123 43 443 9%
Box 124 15 383 3%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 48 381 12%
Box 149 6 581 1%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 776 858 90%
Add MS 35539 834 948 87%
Add MS 35540 746 1012 73%
Add MS 35541 454 1258 36%
Add MS 35547 29 701 4%
Add MS 35549 1 366 1%
Add MS 35550  0 637 0%
Overall 14,419 35,002 42%

We would like to say a huge thank you to our transcribers for all their hard work over the past week.

Progress update, 7 to 13 November 2015

By Tim Causer, on 13 November 2015

Welcome along  to the progress update for the period 7 to 13 November 2015, during which time further fantastic progress has been made by Transcribe Bentham volunteers.

14,336 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 70 on this time last week’s total. Of these transcripts, 13,398 (94%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 381 794 49%
Box 2 476 753 63%
Box 4 2 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 167 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 41 266 15%
Box 10 0 459 0%
Box 11 0 480 0%
Box 15 80 914 10%
Box 18 4 192 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 3 193 1%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 398 10%
Box 35 286 439 65%
Box 36 35 418 8%
Box 37 32 487 6%
Box 38 152 424 37%
Box 39 12 282 4%
Box 41 87 528 14%
Box 42 89 910 9%
Box 44 53 201 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 385 940 40%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 77 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 194 422 43%
Box 106 185 581 31%
Box 107 502 538 93%
Box 110 7 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 528 864 61%
Box 117 365 853 42%
Box 118 256 880 29%
Box 119 535 990 54%
Box 120 29 686 4%
Box 121 134 526 24%
Box 122 305 717 41%
Box 123 42 443 9%
Box 124 15 383 3%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 38 381 9%
Box 149 5 581 1%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 776 858 90%
Add MS 35539 834 948 87%
Add MS 35540 680 1012 67%
Add MS 35541 453 1258 36%
Add MS 35547 29 701 4%
Add MS 35549 1 366 1%
Add MS 35550 637 0%
Overall 14,336 34,170 42%

Thank you, as always, to everyone who has contributed to Transcribe Bentham  during the last seven days. It remains as greatly appreciated as ever by us all.

Progress update, 31 October to 6 November 2015

By Tim Causer, on 6 November 2015

Welcome along to the Transcribe Bentham progress update for the period 31 October to 6 November 2015, during which time tremendous progress has been made by volunteer transcribers.

14,266 manuscripts have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 94 on last week’s total. Of these transcripts, 13,315 (94%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 381 794 49%
Box 2 476 753 63%
Box 4 2 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 167 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 41 266 15%
Box 15 80 914 10%
Box 18 4 192 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 3 193 1%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 398 10%
Box 35 286 439 65%
Box 36 35 418 8%
Box 37 32 487 6%
Box 38 152 424 37%
Box 39 12 282 4%
Box 41 87 528 14%
Box 42 89 910 9%
Box 44 53 201 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 385 940 40%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 77 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 194 422 43%
Box 106 185 581 31%
Box 107 502 538 93%
Box 110 7 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 528 864 61%
Box 117 365 853 42%
Box 118 256 880 29%
Box 119 535 990 54%
Box 120 29 686 4%
Box 121 134 526 24%
Box 122 305 717 41%
Box 123 42 443 9%
Box 124 15 383 3%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 38 381 9%
Box 149 5 581 1%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 776 858 90%
Add MS 35539 834 948 87%
Add MS 35540 680 1012 67%
Add MS 35541 453 1258 36%
Add MS 35547 29 701 4%
Add MS 35549 1 366 1%
Overall 14,266 32,627 42%

Thank you, as always, to everyone who has given their time so generously to Transcribe Bentham during the last week. It is as greatly appreciated as ever by us all.

Progress update, 24 to 30 October 2015

By Tim Causer, on 30 October 2015

Welcome along to the Transcribe Bentham progress update for the period 24 to 30 October 2015, during which time further excellent progress has been made by volunteer transcribers.

14,172 manuscripts have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 64 on this time last week. Of these transcripts, 13,243 (93%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 381 794 49%
Box 2 476 753 63%
Box 4 2 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 167 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 41 266 15%
Box 15 80 914 10%
Box 18 4 192 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 3 193 1%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 398 10%
Box 35 286 439 65%
Box 36 35 418 8%
Box 37 32 487 6%
Box 38 152 424 37%
Box 39 12 282 4%
Box 41 87 528 14%
Box 42 89 910 9%
Box 44 53 201 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 385 940 40%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 77 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 194 422 43%
Box 106 182 581 31%
Box 107 502 538 93%
Box 110 7 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 509 864 58%
Box 117 365 853 42%
Box 118 256 880 29%
Box 119 535 990 54%
Box 120 29 686 4%
Box 121 134 526 24%
Box 122 305 717 41%
Box 123 42 443 9%
Box 124 15 383 3%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 36 381 9%
Box 149 5 581 1%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 776 858 90%
Add MS 35539 834 948 87%
Add MS 35540 610 1012 60%
Add MS 35541 453 1258 36%
Add MS 35547 29 701 4%
Add MS 35549 1 366 1%
Overall 14,172 32,627 42%

Thank you, as always, to everyone who has given their time so generously to Transcribe Bentham during the last seven days. It remains as greatly appreciated as ever by us all here at Bentham HQ.

Progress update, 17 to 23 October 2015

By Tim Causer, on 23 October 2015

Welcome along  to the progress update for the period 17 to 23 October 2015, during which time further great progress has been made by volunteers.

14,108 manuscripts have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed by volunteer transcribers, which is an increase of 63 on this time last week. Of these transcripts, 13,188 have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 377 794 48%
Box 2 476 753 63%
Box 4 2 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 167 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 41 266 15%
Box 15 80 914 10%
Box 18 4 192 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 3 193 1%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 398 10%
Box 35 286 439 65%
Box 36 35 418 8%
Box 37 32 487 6%
Box 38 152 424 37%
Box 39 12 282 4%
Box 41 87 528 14%
Box 42 89 910 9%
Box 44 53 201 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 385 940 40%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 77 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 194 422 43%
Box 106 179 581 30%
Box 107 502 538 93%
Box 110 7 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 507 864 58%
Box 117 365 853 42%
Box 118 256 880 29%
Box 119 535 990 54%
Box 120 29 686 4%
Box 121 134 526 24%
Box 122 305 717 41%
Box 123 42 443 9%
Box 124 15 383 3%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 32 381 8%
Box 149 5 581 1%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 776 858 90%
Add MS 35539 834 948 87%
Add MS 35540 559 1012 55%
Add MS 35541 453 1258 36%
Add MS 35547 29 701 4%
Add MS 35549 1 366 1%
Overall 14,108 32,627 42%

Thank you, as always, to everyone who has contributed to Transcribe Bentham during the last seven days. It remains as greatly appreciated as ever.